News & Announcements
We are looking forward to meeting our John Black families on September 20th at the OPEN HOUSE.
School Council has planned a delicious dinner and orders can be made online. Please place your orders in advance so School Council can plan accordingly. Limited quantities will be available at the event.
The staff will have their rooms open from 6:30-7:30 and students are encouraged to take their families on
Dear parents and guardians,
We are writing to you to address some of the questions and concerns we have received regarding changes to the Health and Physical Education Curriculum. As you may know, the Government of Ontario has directed all school boards across the province to use the re-issued 2010 Health and Physical Education Curriculum (Grades 1-8). Since all school boards are required to teach the
As a result of the ongoing construction on St. Andrew Street East and Lamond Street, the way buses operate at John Black will need to change. This has resulted in a change to the way our parking lot operates.
Parking will not be available at the north end of the lot. The south end of the lot will be reserved for staff parking. Staff will also
On January 30, 2018, trustees approved a Public Engagement Plan as a part of the Board’s process to develop a Long Term Accommodation Plan (LTAP).
The LTAP is a strategic review of the Board’s facilities, population projections, and enrolment forecasts. At the end of the process, the LTAP will identify accommodation priorities for the Board.
Public engagement is an important part of the LTAP process. We want
There are 14 schools in our district that get their drinking water from wells. All of our other schools are on municipal water systems.
The Province’s Drinking Water Systems Regulation (Ontario Regulation 170/03) requires us to test the water at these schools regularly and provide annual reports. These reports cover all aspects of the drinking water system and include information on the performance, operation and test